Road to Nowhere

“We are proud of possessing nature’s precious gifts in the form of fossils. We are working on a proposal to conserve them,” says Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda in eastern India.

Eight years ago, the government promised a “Jurassic Park” for conservation of the unique fossils in the Rajmahal Hills of Sahebganj district. Yet the rocks are being quarried, the priceless heritage destroyed. Even the very road to the prospective park is being paved with pulverized fossils

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